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Introduction to Machine Polishing – Professional

Lasts 2 days.

Machine Polishing Course (Introductory)

Our introduction to machine polishing for professionals course is ideal for those professionals who have never needed to pick up a machine before, or have perhaps restricted themselves to entry level machines and are now looking to upgrade. Machines covered on these days will include DAS6-Pro+ / Rupes LHR 12ES “Duetto” / Rupes LHR 15/21 / Flex XFE, XCE, PXE and VRG

For those already holding some experience who want to try their hand with different machines whilst improving overall techniques we also run this as a one day Intermediate course.

An introduction to Machine Polishing doesnt just cover the hardware though. Also covered in the course are:

  • Surface defects and contamination.
  • Efficiency and productivity methods.
  • Preparation and decontamination stages.
  • “Reading” the paint.
  • Defect identification.
  • Paint thickness measurements using Magnetic Resonance, Eddy Current and Ultrasonic gauges.
  • The “Polish/Don’t Polish” decision.
  • Introduction to Pad and Compound types and selection.
  • Finishing techniques.
  • Dressing, Sealant/Wax choices and presentation.
  • Health and safety


£ 750 + VAT


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